Ice skating

The Cologne elves (Heinzelmännchen) love going ice skating, which is why they built Germany’s finest open-air ice rink at Heumarkt.

Ice rink opening hours

21 November to 8 January – closed 24/25 December

Open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., from 26 December from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Book online tickets

Easy online ticket booking with garanteed entrance to the ice rink

Day tickets* Price
Adults (Mon-Fri) 7,00 €
Adults (Sat, Sun & bank holidays) 8,50 €
Children (aged 5-12 years, children under 5 free) 5,50 €
Reduced rates** Price
Children’s Day (for children aged 5-12, every Monday) 4,00 €
Good Night Ticket (Sun-Thur after 8:30 p.m./ Fri & Sat after 9.00 p.m.) 5,00 €
Cologne Pass - Adults 6,50 €
Cologne Pass - Children 5,00 €
Family Ticket (2 adults / 2 children) 21,00 €
Mini group Ticket (1 adult / 2 children) 15,00 €
School Groups, per person, including skates*** (Teacher: free) 7,00 €

*plus online booking fee // ** No double reduction. // ***School Class Tariff valid weekdays between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. with prior notification on 0221-955 645 46

Loan of skates Price
Adults 5,50 €
Children 4,50 €

Children's day

Every Monday there is a special program for children on the ice rink with an ice skating school and discounted entry fees.


Whether it be a spectacular ice dance, live music, jugglers or artists, unique and extraordinary experiences are guaranteed at the ‘Heinzels Wintermärchen’ Christmas market.

Ice stock sport

If you are searching for a sociable winter sport and some thrill next to the ice, ice stock sport is exactly the right thing for you.

More information


The Heinzelmännchen have only been able to create Germany’s most attractive ice rink with the support of strong partners. We therefore wish to express our sincere appreciation to: